Mental Health First Aid Training Course Sydney

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) courses teach people simple, practical first aid skills for helping a family member, friend, co-worker or other person who is experiencing mental health problems. MHFA courses will teach you how to listen and respond to someone with a mental health problem, even if they are experiencing a crisis. You’ll learn how to help someone to access the support they might need for the successful management of symptoms as part of their recovery journey.

Duration

12 Hours (2 days) in a classroom (face to face)

Location

Sydney CBD

Cost

Booked and Paid online: $190
On account: $190

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Course Overview

Mental Health First Aid Training Course SydneyMHFA

  • Certificate Issued on Completion
  • 12 Hours (over 2 days)
  • In Person

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) course teaches adults (18 years and over) how to provide initial support to adults who are developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis.

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Details/Requirements

Mental health problems can affect anyone in the community and inaccurate and stigmatising attitudes towards people with mental illness are common. Many people lack the knowledge, skills, and confidence to support a friend, family member or co-worker experiencing a mental health problem, including how to approach someone and start a safe conversation.

With every day stress situations more and more work place required the Mental Health officer – person, who can detect the worked person mental problem at the beginning and who can help.

Encouraging early help-seeking is one way to promote a mentally healthy workplace. This is where Mental Health First Aid can help.

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) course teaches adults (18 years and over) how to provide initial support to adults who are developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis.

Developing mental health problems covered:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety problems
  • Psychosis
  • Substance use problems

Mental health crises covered:

  • Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
  • Non-suicidal self-injury
  • Panic attacks
  • Traumatic events
  • Severe effects of alcohol or other drug use
  • Sever psychotic states
  • Aggressive behaviours

Course Requirements

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this MHFA training course.

Assessment

There is no assessment process for this course, but participants can opt for Mental Health First Aider Accreditation through Mental Health First Aid.

Attendance

Participants are recommended to arrive at the training venue 30 minutes before the course starts, to complete necessary registration paperwork to allow training to start on time.

Evidence of Identity

Participants must provide at least one form of valid identification (e.g. passport, driver’s license, proof of age card, student card etc.) on the day of training to be allowed entry into the course.

Intermediate Understanding of the English Language

Health Mental First Aid training involves reading and understanding training materials and PowerPoint presentation, verbally participating in group activities and completing written assessments.

Therefore, to successfully complete the training course, a basic level of reading and writing English is required.

The trainer reserves the right to refuse entry to the class based on the outcome of he Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test. LLN test is available to all participants.

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be issued with a Certificate of Completion.

Course Location

SYDNEY Ground Floor, 155 – 159 William Street Darlinghurst NSW 2010
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Cost

This course prepaid only.

Booked and Paid Online $190.00
Pay when booking online to receive the discounted price. Payment Method: VISA and MASTERCARD payments are accepted (0% surcharge fee).

INVOICE $190.00
This payment method ONLY applies to companies and employment agencies.

A valid Purchase Order / Authority to Invoice MUST be submitted prior to the day of training.

For more information, please refer to the ‘Invoice Payment Procedure’ section of the confirmation email.
* Terms & Conditions apply.

Training Provider Information

At Darlinghurst, the Mental Health First Aid Training Course is delivered, and certificates are issued by our partner – Training Aid Australia Pty Ltd (RTO No 91411).

FAQs

We love questions, almost as much as we love providing answers. Here are a few samplings of what we’re typically asked, along with our responses.

What is your cancellation policy?

Generally, we require 48 business hours notice in order to cancel a booking. Changes to class times are allowed, but not within 48 hours of the class commencing.

Can I pay for my course in instalments?

All courses must be paid for in full either at the time of booking or prior to the training day. Our training course prices are extremely competitive and high quality. We aim to make them as affordable as possible while still providing superior training solutions.

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept VISA/Mastercard payments as well as EFTPOS or cash. We can invoice your company, however, this needs to be arranged prior to your course.

Our trainers are here to help

Sibby Ilzhofer

Sibby has been a trainer for the last 20 years in various industries. Since 2010, she has become a VET sector specialist, specialising in Certificate IV in Training and Assessing, Leadership and Management, Work Health and Safety and First Aid.

Gino Debono

Gino Debono coming from the fire fighting background and was responsible for training of junior fire fighters, leading station drill and lecturing at schools. He’s passionate about training whether as a paid professional or as a volunteer.

Mehmet Obul

Mehmet Obul is one of Edway’s longest standing trainers. Training for us since 2010, Mehmet comes from a vast background from being a Doctor in China and having 15+ years in the construction industry.

Vienna Anderson

Vie comes from a paramedical background and has worked all around the world as a medic, emergency ward and in various emergency services roles. With her charismatic personality and knowledge, Vie brings a lot of fun and experience to the classroom.

Learn in Sydney

Our 12 Hour course over 2 days fits neatly into busy schedules. See our dates and times below.

Get Started Today

To book a course, click your preferred date and location from the calendar. Then complete the online registration form on the following page. Once your details are submitted, you will receive confirmation of your booking via email.

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Mental Health First Aid Training Course Sydney

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Edway Training is a well-established, Australian based short courses training provider. We specialise in courses for construction, health and hospitality industries.

We have a solid reputation for running quality Group Training Programs across Sydney, NSW.

Edway Training is committed to providing quality training at affordable prices. We are very flexible with the time and dates of the delivery of the courses and will do our best to accommodate your schedule. If the course can’t be delivered at your location, we can organise a special class for your group at one of our offices.

Mental Health First Aid Training Course Sydney

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Our friendly staff are here with personalised advice to help you find the right solution for you needs. This team of industry pros has extensive knowledge of the latest course information and requirements to assist your every need.

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